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Cafe Roma

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1-C Parcel, 00831, St. John
+1 340-776-6524
17:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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Wilmington, Delaware
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We were looking for a mid-range option and regular family dinner after several nights of "fancier" meals. Unfortunately, Cafe Roma was just "okay." We had pasta and salad. The portions were good, but the food lacked flavor. Service was good.

Thank 325binbin
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

In St. John for 7 days and ate twice at Cafe Roma! We just love the quaint atmosphere and great service. The Rajin Cajun Pasta is outstanding! Everyone in our party loved the food. You can always count on Cafe Roma to be consistent!

Thank gintoledo
Norwalk, Ohio
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had high hopes of a delicious Italian meal - The food was good but the actual restaraunt was dirty from top to bottom. I hate to give it a bad review but I would save my money and take it somewhere else.

Thank cookzoo
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our sixth trip back to STJ and we always look forward to Cafe Roma for an amazing Italian meal - we went there twice in the same week! I highly recommend the Three Cheese & Seafood Manicotti. We also like the garlic bread w artichoke hearts appetizer. Everything is delicious and the service is great!!

Thank LongFun
Skokie, Illinois
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265 reviews
179 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Salads, pastas, pizzas, appetizers are very, very good. Comfort food and very good Italian sauces. Always a pleasure

Thank dfutransky
Conroe, Texas
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35 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Cafe Roma is a nice, comfortable & quaint Italian restaurant located above The Longboard. With several Italian choices in Cruz Bay, I have found Cafe Roma to be the best alternative to the higher priced places and the food is just as good, if not better.

Thank BeachKat50
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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61 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

When traveling, rarely do we go to the same restaurant twice only because we love to try new restaurants. But during our recent trip to St John we found ourselves eating at Cafe Roma THREE times! The first night our group of 4 enjoyed different pasta dishes, all of which were great. The table next to us had pizza, which... More 

Thank IslandLover1961
Mount Laurel, New Jersey
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016

Nothing fancy but very good Italian. Good location in town. Easy access via taxi. Salad and ravioli's were very good. Bottle of wine fit right in.

Thank DebandAng
United States
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19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

The food here has always been consistently good - pizza and sangria were excellent. Our server - Jessie - was excellent!

Thank pixiestix
Dunkirk, MD
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110 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

Funny how you find out about restaurants. We were in the hot tub at our resort & someone told us about the Cafe Roma. It was better than they had told us & wow was it Italian. The calamari was perfect! The scallops & shrimp linguine was awesome. Shannon was our server, she is a delight & took excellent care... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Italian, Pizza
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Cheap Eats, Kids
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1-C Parcel, 00831, St. John
  • Location: Caribbean  >  U.S. Virgin Islands  >  St. John
  • Phone Number: +1 340-776-6524
Cafe Roma has served St. John since 1981. The restaurant has been voted "BEST ITALIAN CUISINE" in the US Virgin Islands, seven years in a row. Cafe Roma serves delicious Italian Trattoria-style cuisine with an extensive menu, full bar and has a vast selection of wines. Offering in-house specials and traditional recipes. Vegetarian, seafood, veal, chicken, pizza, salad, and pasta selections are all freshly prepared. Sit back and relax in an casual air-conditioned cafe setting with a heavenly mural.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?